These skill areas have been incorporated in the new joint WelTec and Whitireia bachelor of information technology available in 2019.
The degree, which is subject to approval from NZQA, includes five majors - data science, cybersecurity, interaction design, networking and infrastructure, and software development.
The programme will also offer communication and interpersonal skills that enable graduates to interact effectively with others, and develop important workplace skills such as problem-solving and critical thinking.
Based on current market requirements, the new degree is future-oriented to provide industry with the skills and knowledge needed for business growth and sustainability, according to an announcement by WelTec and Whitireia. . . Read on . . .>